Listen Up! Northwest is a collaboratively produced radio magazine featuring stories of communities in action throughout the Northwest. Each broadcast highlights the work of skilled community radio producers and artists from our region, including Alaska, Alberta, British Columbia, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington.
Listen Up! Northwest program 30 explores health issues in the Northwest, and what some people are doing to take better care of themselves.
* A first nations community is concerned about how the tar sands project in Alberta may be impacting their health. (Jane Williams, Vancouver BC)
* When it comes to health, the debate continues about racial and ethnic bias. Is it genetic or systemic? Hear what some people are doing to find culturally appropriate medical services. (Phillip Lee and Callie Shanafelt, Seattle, WA)